• Dr. Josep García Blandón

Dr. Josep García Blandón
 Research Group on Corporate Governance
IQS School of Management
Universidad Ramon Llull

IQS - Via Augusta, 390, 08017, Barcelona, Spain.
+34 932 672 000.
+34 932 056 266.


Doctor en Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales (1997, UB)
Master en Economía Financiera (1994, UPF)
Licenciado en Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales (1990, UB)
Profesor Catedrático, 2013-


Profesor de Dirección Financiera, Financial Markets, International Financial Markets, y Análisis y Planificación Financiera.


Líneas de Investigación

  • Corporate Governance and Sustainability


Publicaciones reCIENTES

In press

Garcia-Blandon, J.,Argilés-Bosch, J., & Ravenda, D.Is there a gender effect on the quality of audit services?. Journal of Business Research.

Chams, N., & Garcia-Blandon, J.On the Importance of Sustainable Human Resource Management for the Adoption of Sustainable Development Goals. Resources, Conservation & Recycling.

Ravenda, D., Valencia-Silva, M., Argilés-Bosch, J. M., & Garcia-Blandon, J. Money laundering through the strategic management of accounting transactions. Critical Perspectives on Accounting.

Argilés-Bosch, J., Garcia-Blandon, J., Ravenda, D., & Martinez-Blasco, M. An empirical analysis of the curvilinear relationship between slack and firm performance. Journal of Management Control.

Garcia-Blandon, J.,Argilés-Bosch, J.,Castillo‐Merino, D., & Martinez-Blasco, M. On the relationship between compliance with recommendations on the audit committee of codes of good practices and financial reporting quality. Journal of Management and Governance.



Argilés-Bosch, J. M., Miarons, M., Garcia-Blandon, J., Benavente, C., & Ravenda, D. (2018). Usefulness of fair valuation of biological assets for cash flow prediction. Revista Española de Financiación y Contabilidad, 47(2).

Garcia‐Blandon, J. & Argiles‐Bosch, J. M. (2018). Audit partner industry specialization and audit quality: Evidence from Spain. International Journal of Auditing, 22(1).

Ravenda, D., Valencia-Silva, M., Argiles, J.M. & Garcia-Blandon, J. (2018). Accrual management as an indication of money laundering through legally registered Mafia firms in Italy. Accounting, Auditing & Accountability Journal, 31(1).



Nuñez, M. & Garcia-Blandon, J. (2017). Evaluating the link between commercial governance ratings and firm performance in a cross-European setting. Management Decision, 55(10).

Garcia-Blandon, J. & Argiles, J.M. (2017). The interaction effects of firm and partner tenure on audit quality. Accounting and Business Research, 47(7).

Garcia-Blandon, J., Argiles-Bosch, J. M., Castillo-Merino, D., & Martinez-Blasco, M. (2017). An Assessment of the Provisions of Regulation (EU) No 537/2014 on Non-audit Services and Audit Firm Tenure: Evidence from Spain. International Journal of Accounting, 52(3).

Martinez‐Blasco, M., Garcia‐Blandon, J. & Castillo‐Merino, D. (2017). Are Investors Concerned by Annual Corporate Governance Reports? Some Evidence from the Spanish Stock Market. European Management Review, 14, 391–407.

Argilés‐Bosch, Josep M., Garcia Blandon, J. and Ravenda, D. and Valencia‐Silva, M. & Somoza, A. (2017). The Influence of the Trade-Off between Profitability and Future Increases in Sales on Cost Stickiness. Estudios de Economia, 44 (1).

Auguets, X., Martinez-Blasco, M. & Garcia Blandon, J. (2017). The sixth merger wave and wealth effects of M&A announcements: an analysis of large European bidding companies. European Accounting and Management Review, 4(1).


Grupos de investigación

Research Group on Corporate Governance